Category Archives: classes

Spring Break art classes for kids

Pre-registration is required. The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft is holding classes during Spring Break from March 31-April 4 for ages 5-12. Full and half day camps are available. Go to the website for more information or call 589-0102.  

Adult art classes at LVAA

Registration open. The Louisville Visual Art Association is offering adult art classes (figure drawing, pottery and painting) beginning at the end of January. Contact Sarah Davis at 502-584-8166 for more information.

Art classes for children during school break

Pre-registration required. The Louisville Visual Art Association is offering two art classes for children aged 5-12 during the school break. From 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on either Dec. 30 or Jan 2. $45 members/$55 non-members. For questions contact Education Programs Coordinator Sarah Davis at  502-584-8166 x105 or  

ExBEERiment @ Kentucky Science Center

Thursday, Oct. 17 Kentucky Science Center 727 W. Main St. $20 ($15 members); 6-10 p.m. You know that pale ale you had at the local pub the other week, the one that helped you remember that life really is worth living after all? You ever wonder how that hoppy goodness is created? You can […]

The Weekender: August 10-11

Saturday, Aug. 10 St. Joseph Orphans’ Picnic St. Joseph Children’s Home 2823 Frankfort Ave. Free; noon-midnight There are picnics, and then there is the St. Joseph’s Picnic. The Louisville institution is celebrating its 164th year of raising money for the children’s home, and this year’s funds go toward the Give Five campaign to build […]

Louisville Visual Art Association art camps

The Louisville Visual Art Association offer full day camps at LVAA at The Clifton Center and Kentucky School of Art for elementary, middle and high school students. Starting at only $120/week for full day. For quickest placement, call 502-584-8166 today. All voice or email messages will be returned within 24-hours.

Summer Fiber Arts Camps at the Little Loomhouse

Pre-registration is required. The Little Loomhouse, 328 Kenwood Rd., 367-4792, is holding summer fiber arts camps for school age children in June and July. Class size is limited to 12 for each session. Contact Stephanie Brown, Education Coordinator to register.

LVAA summer camps

Pre-registration is required. The Louisville Visual Art Association is offering summer camps from June 10-Aug. 2. For more information, go to  

LVAA classes

Classes currently being offered by the Louisville Visual Art Association: Introduction to Millinery: Fascinators with Sarah Havens, Introduction to Oil Painting with Reid Norris, Introduction to Glassblowing with McKinley Moore. For more information or to register, please contact Keith Waits, 584-8166 x100 or  

Koch and Co. now offering art classes

Koch and Company, 10970 Dixie Highway, 618-4069, now offers art classes. A class is scheduled each night, as well as two afternoons.

Blacksmithing classes

Pre-registration is required. Kaviar Forge & Gallery, 1718 Frankfort Ave., 561-0377, is now offering a blacksmithing class taught by master blacksmith Craig Kaviar. It will be from Jan. 19-Feb. 16 on Saturdays from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. The cost is $400.

Bourbon Academy @ Filson Historical Society

Saturday, Sept. 29 Filson Historical Society 1310 S. Third St. • 635-5083 $100; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. As Kentuckians, we take our bourbon seriously. We know the difference between bourbon and whiskey. We know the major distillers, and we know the best way to drink it is straight — don’t even think about adding Coke. […]

Art classes at Gallery 104

The Arts Association of Oldham County is offering Fall art classes for adults and children at Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. in LaGrange. To register, call 502-222-3822 or email  

Classes at Arts Council of Southern Indiana

The Arts Council of Southern Indiana, 812-949-4238, 820 E. Market St. in New Albany, is offering art and craft classes for children and adults beginning Sept. 6. Classes for youth feature dance, printmaking, origami, multi-media and found objects. Adults can choose from classes in beginning drawing, printmaking, oil painting, quilt making, intro to glass or […]

Classes at Arts Council of Southern Indiana

Pre-registration is required. Beginning July 9, the Arts Council of Southern Indiana, 812-949-4238, will begin offering art classes in its newly renovated Carriage House Classroom, 820 E. Market St. in New Albany. Classes will be available for children (8 -12), teens (13 – 17) and adults (18 and up). Taught by area artists, the classes […]

K.A.S. Gallery Camp

Register your child for 1/2 a day or a full day of camp at K.A.S. Gallery, Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center, 614-5733. Your child will start his or her day at 8:30 a.m. with a 30-minute yoga class by a registered yoga instructor. At 9:15 a.m., we will get your child moving with a dance […]

‘Drawing Together’ @ Firehouse Gallery

April 6-May 12 Firehouse Gallery 221 S. Hancock St. • 298-2110 Thursday mornings are interesting at The Café, with tables pushed together, loud laughter and plenty of eggs broken. That’s when a group of visual artists get together to, as participant Keith Kleespies says, “talk art issues and network information — we’ve been doing […]

Spring (for Art) Break at LVAA

Pre-registration required. The Louisville Visual Art Association, 3005 River Rd., is hosting classes for students off during spring break. All classes are April 9-13. 4-6 grades: Mixed Media Arts, 6-8 grades: Art Through the Ages, 9-12 grades: Experimenting with Cyanotypes.

Weekend visual art events

PYRO Gallery, 624 W. Main St., is hosting a SWAN Day Celebration on Saturday, March 31 at 2 p.m. SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) features female artists ranging in age from teens to 60s presenting a wide range of work in the visual arts, poetry, narrative, dance, music and theater. The Louisville Visual Art Association, […]

Printmaking classes at KMAC

Registration required. The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, 715 W. Main St., 589-0102, is hosting a Silk Screening, Block Printing and Monoprinting series starting Wednesday, Feb. 15. The dates are Wednesdays, February 15, 22, 29 and March 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Printmaking artist Julie Yoder will teach participants a variety of techniques for printing […]